Natural Resources / Agriculture

Does your soil pH have you feeling high or low? Do you know who's watching the lakes? Is something fishy going on? Are you sitting on a sinkhole? How wise is your water? Is your energy disappearing?

Have no fear, the Extension Service is here! With a simple telephone call, we can help you solve these mysteries.

The Natural Resource Program provides educational programs and information to Volusia County residents.


  • Water conservation
  • Soil suitability
  • Aquatic plant management
  • Coastal restoration
  • Aquaculture
  • Exotic plant management
  • Lake watch
  • Florida Yards and Neighborhoods
  • Sea grants
  • Sustainable development
  • Florida smart homebuying and management
  • Build green and profit

Contact Information

For more information on these topics, please contact Dennis Mudge at or by calling the numbers in the right-hand contact information box. 

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Natural Resource Agent
Dennis Mudge

West Volusia

Daytona Beach

New Smyrna Beach